Bug#233969: [Branden Robinson] Bug#233969: xrender_0.8.3-6(ia64/unstable): FTBFS: missing build-depends?
> Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2004 14:50:43 -0500
> From: Branden Robinson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Turns out the AC_PATH_XTRA autoconf macro is garbage.
> Unfortunately, further research reveals AC_PATH_X is too.
> I think this means the AC_PATH_X and AC_PATH_XTRA macros are buggy. Is
> there any change the upstream autoconf people would agree?
Sure, but we'd need to know what the bugs are (and ideally you'd
supply a patch).